Rajaka in Sri Lanka

The Rajaka have only been reported in Sri Lanka
Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
Progress Gauge
* From latest Sri Lanka census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.

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People Name General Rajaka
People Name in Country Rajaka
Population this Country 154,000
Population all Countries 154,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 2
Unreached No
Frontier People Group No
Pioneer Workers Needed
Alternate Names Chakali; Hena; Hene Mama; Rada; Redi Nanda; राजका
People ID 21435
ROP3 Code 118249
Country Sri Lanka
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Total States on file 9
Largest States
Western
47,000
Southern
21,000
North Western
21,000
Central
19,000
Sabaragamuwa
17,000
North Central
12,000
Uva
11,000
Eastern
3,900
Northern
400
Country Sri Lanka
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank Not ranked
Total States 9
  Western 47,000
  Southern 21,000
  North Western 21,000
  Central 19,000
  Sabaragamuwa 17,000
  North Central 12,000
  Uva 11,000
  Eastern 3,900
  Northern 400
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Sinhala (154,000 speakers)
Language Code sin   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
Primary Language Sinhala (154,000 speakers)
Language Code sin   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Sinhala
Primary Religion: Buddhism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
92.97 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
7.03 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
* From latest Sri Lanka census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.
Map Source People Group data: Omid. Map geography: UNESCO / GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more